Philosophy Lexicon of Arguments

Mentalism, philosophy of the mind: the assumption that there are inner, mental objects that play causal or functional roles in the formation of attitudes, beliefs, perceptions, feelings, etc. These roles are rather understood as processes by theories, which are opposed to mentalism. See also intensional objects, thought objects.

Annotation: The above characterizations of concepts are neither definitions nor exhausting presentations of problems related to them. Instead, they are intended to give a short introduction to the contributions below. – Lexicon of Arguments.
Author Item    More concepts for author
Black, Max Mentalism   Black, Max
Quine, Willard Van Orman Mentalism   Quine, Willard Van Orman
Schiffer, Stephen Mentalism   Schiffer, Stephen

Ed. Martin Schulz, access date 2017-09-24